Freeware To Transfer Photos From iPhone/iPod Touch To Mac
July 25, 2011

iPhone Photo Transfer

This freeware can be downloaded from  Despite the name, it works on iPod touch as well.  You’ll on the page saying the product has been discontinued, so get it while you can.  The interface is polished and the interface is intuitive.   It’s the best one I found so far.



This application comes preloaded with Mac OS so you probably already have it.  It offers a lot more than just importing the photos, applying effects, and posting to email and Facebook.  For quick transferring of photos though, I found that iPhone Photo Transfer is more straightforward when I just want to copy files.  Read more about iPhoto here:



Keith’s iPod Photo Reader.

This can be downloaded at  This is not as straightforward as those two above and the interface is spartan. Upon starting, the application requires you to browse and load the thumb files which I find cumbersome.  Overall, it’s a geeky application but it has more options.